HeinOnline Android App

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • May 25, 2016

HeinOnline offers apps for iPhone/iPad and just introduced an app for Android too.  The Android app will allow users to view and download PDFs, access content by citation, browse by volume, navigate a volume with the electronic table of contents, …

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Who Knows What About Me?

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • November 17, 2015

That’s the name of a recently published study on how much user information 110 popular mobile apps (equally divided between iOS and Android apps) share with third parties.  The study was conducted by faculty and graduate students from Harvard and …

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10 Mobile Apps to Simplify Life for Lawyers

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • June 29, 2015

This is another apps list from Law Technology Today, 10 Mobile Apps to Simplify Life for Lawyers.  Some apps are strictly for lawyers – Fastcase – while others are general – Workshare – but meet a lawyer’s need.

So …

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New Uses for Old iPhones

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • December 9, 2014

Are you getting a new iPhone for the holidays?

LawTechnologyNews.com has a list of interesting ways to repurpose your old iPhone, using apps and/or the tech that already comes with your current iPhone.  Download a free app like Presence and turn your old iPhone …

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How Lawyers Use Evernote

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • November 25, 2014

Are you already using Evernote, but wonder how colleagues are using it?  Or are you new to productivity apps and want to gauge how you might use Evernote in your clerkship or legal job?

Legalproductivity.com has a blog post with …

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Mobile Law Dictionaries A-Z

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • November 18, 2014

Now it is easy to have all the legal language you need at your fingertips with mobile law dictionaries! But, as the app world grows and more choices are available out there, it can be difficult to know which is the …

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Writing Checklist App

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • September 21, 2014

Writing professor Kathy Vinson at Suffolk has developed a writing checklist app called iWrite Legal.  This app includes
writing tips, tips for clear communication, writing checklists, as well as other resources to revise, edit, and proofread legal documents.  To learn …

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App: Word Lens

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • June 10, 2014

Have you ever been traveling in a foreign country and wondered what those road signs were?  Or where to get the bus?  Perhaps you are a non-US citizen in America and have the same issue.  The app, Word Lens, …

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Google Tips

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • December 17, 2013

Google has created a site called Google Tips that will help you find the information you need for all kinds of Google apps and services made easy.

Read more about it here.  Check out the Google Tips page here.

Ernster, …

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Best Holiday Apps

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • December 15, 2013

Finals are almost over and the holidays are just around the corner.  But you can begin to relax and start enjoying some holiday apps!  Legal Technology News just released their recommended holiday apps.  On the list is the Holiday Time …

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